B & W photograph
- Registration number
- Item name
- B & W photograph
- Indigenous name
- Mr Charles Kerry
- Associated cultural group
- Australia > Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
- Acquisition date
- January 01, 1950
- Acquisition method
- by Tyrrell's Museum
- H: 35 mm W: 35 mm L: D: Circum:
A B&W photograph (mid shot) of a man seated and facing proper right; his torso and arms are painted with white dots; Kerry Studio catalogue number at lower edge: 115.
A studio photo of "Werdbura" one of the 27 men and women of Archibald Meston's "Wild Australia" troupe, which traveled to Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne 1892-1893. From Kerry Studio contact sheet; photo taken December 1892. See photograph 32101.
A copy of this photograph was included in the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition and publication "Wild Australia: Meston's Wild Australia Show, 1892-1893" curated by Michael Aird and Mandana Mapar, curatorial research Paul Memmott, 20 February - 10 July, 2015.
Taken from contact sheet at 32101.